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Health and Nutrition Education


Health and Nutrition Education is imparted on Immunization day i.e. Wednesday & Friday in rural areas & Monday & Saturday in urban areas, according to micro plan made by joint venture of CDPO & MO I/C.

VHSND (Village Health Sanitation & Nutrition Day) has been rolled out in all the AWCs from April 2011 onwards with the support of Health & Public Health and Engineering Department. In which all the services are delivered at AnganwadiCentres on a fixed day. Awareness is generated for Hand -washing at Critical time that is before the meal and after using the toilet and also special stress is given to use home and Anganwadi toilets.

Awareness is generated through NHED (Nutrition & Health Education) sessions.

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